King Offa Primary Academy Blog & News

Head of School Update – Friday 7th December 2018

  Welcome to this week’s update! Well done to our Year 6 pupils who, last night, took part in this year’s ‘Christmas Big Sing’, at the De La Warr Pavilion. The pupils, in collaboration with other pupils across Bexhill, including Pebsham and Little Common, sang and performed a collection of festive songs to a ‘packed-house’ auditorium. […]


Head of School Update – Friday 30th November 2018

Welcome to this week’s ‘Head of School Update’. Thank you to all of you who joined us for our ‘Autumn Breakfast Club Special’ on Thursday morning. This event was very well attended and it was great to see so many families coming together to enjoy breakfast together. Children (and grown-ups) enjoyed a tasty selection of […]


Head of School Update – Friday 23rd November 2018

It’s been another fun-filled week of learning at King Offa Primary Academy. Just ask our Year 3 pupils, who yesterday enjoyed a day full of magic, circus tricks and performances. Pupils were taught how to ‘deceive the eye’ and balance spinning plates, as part of their class story, ‘Leon and the Place Between’. The visit […]


Head of School Update – Friday 16th November 2018

Welcome to this week’s Head of School Update… The school was awash with ‘blue’ today, for a special Mufti day to raise awareness for the ‘Connor Saunders Foundation’, as part of ‘Anti-Bullying Week’.  Connor tragically lost his life, at the age of 19, when a single punch to the head, after an altercation with some […]


Head of School Update – Friday 2nd November 2018

                            Welcome back to Term 2! I hope you all had an enjoyable half term. This term is an extremely busy one in the school calendar, particularly with the run-in to a busy festive period in December. There will be lots going […]


Head of School Update – Friday 19th October 2018

This week has been a great way to round off a busy and successful first term! Thank you to all of you who have joined us for our Paragon events this week. We started on Monday with a workshop in Year 6, on the civilisation of the Ancient Egyptians. In Reception, friends and family joined […]


Head of School Update – Friday 12th October 2018

This week, pupils in Year 2 enjoyed a fabulous school visit to Paradise Park in Newhaven. The pupils studied the fabulous museum, learning about the creatures and animals who once lived on Earth, centuries ago. The woolly mammoth was a favourite for many! Thank you to all of the staff and our helpers. Well done […]


Head of School Update – Friday 5th October 2018

This week, I have had the pleasure of reading some outstanding writing, throughout classes across the school. Pupils in Year 1 have been practising writing their numbers, with some able to write every number from 1 through to 50, perfectly! What a super achievement! Pupils in Year 2 have been helping ‘The Lonely Beast’ and […]


Head of School Update – Friday 28th September 2018

Today we welcomed a VIP to King Offa! Maria Dawes, the Regional Schools Commissioner for the South, came to visit, as part of a tour to the Bexhill schools within the Aurora Academies Trust. Joined by our CEO, Tim McCarthy, Maria toured the classrooms and spoke to pupils about their learning and their favourite Paragon units. […]


Head of School Update – Friday 21st September 2018

The end of another week is finally upon us – this school year is already 13 days old! Well done to all of our Kings and Queens who collected certificates for their fantastic effort this week! Nominated by their teachers, there were great reasons for the awards including ‘excellent learning in Maths’ and ‘a great […]